Bonnie Mercure's Guide to Writers' Markets
Bonnie Mercure is a published fiction
writer who lives in Wisconsin
PAYING EZINE MARKETS page 2
Quarterly. Needs: Horror, Occult, Speculative Fiction, Supernatural, 1,000-3,500
words fiction, up to 1,000 non-fiction.
Pays: $10.00 flat rate fiction, $5.00 non-fiction. Send submission to editor
Charles M. Kovacs at firstname.lastname@example.org
Needs: Fantasy, Genre Poetry, Science Fantasy, Science Fiction, no word
Pays: $5 for stories and poems
Submission E-Mail: email@example.com to editor J. Alan Erwine
Mind's Eye Fiction
All genres, short stories and novels. First part of a work published for
free reading (if accepted). Reader pays to finish story. Earnings shared
with author. Ken Jenks, Editor-in-chief.
Needs: SF/F to 2,500 words. Also needs flash fiction.
Pays $10, $5 for riddles, flash fiction Send submission to firstname.lastname@example.org
during reading periods. Check website for details.
Needs: Mainstream, to 1500 words.
Pays $5 for First Electronic Rights. RT: 2-4 weeks
Send manuscript in the body of e-mail only
HD Lail, Fiction Editor
Bi-monthly webzine. SF/DF/H/MYS/PyschoThriller. Pays $15 (shorts), $20-30
(novellas & novelettes) for First Internet Rights, up to 10000 (prefers
around 5000) words. Looking for thoughtful, imaginative fiction and art.
No romance, goth/vampire, Star Wars/Trek stories. E-mail subs only. No
sim-subs. Attach as MSWord, WordPerfect, or ASCII files (indicate italics,
underlines, etc.. Include story completion date. Kevin McPherson, Editor.
Needs: SF/F/H, no depressing stories. Publishes novellas. Pays: $20.00 per
first-run short story, $10 for reprints Send submission to editor Kenneth
The Orphic Chronicle
Quarterly webzine. SF/F/H/Occult/Surreal/Experimental. No word limits.
No vampires, no fan fiction, no typical serial killers. E-mail subs in
email body. Reply Time: 4-6 weeks. S. Kay Elmore, editor, P.O. Box 171202,
Arlington, TX 76003-1202E-mail: email@example.com
and Dark Imaginative Fiction
Needs: Science Fiction, Horror, and darkly imaginative fiction of
Pays $.03 per word upon acceptance. RT 6 weeks.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org (Query only; No Email subs.)
Send complete manuscript to
John Cullen, Brian Callahan, Editors
6549 Mission Gorge Road, Box 260
San Diego, CA92120
Quarterly webzine. SF/F/H. Pays $.005 a word ($.0025 after 8,000) for
First World Rights or World Reprint Rights, no word limit (prefers under
5000). Two month reading period for each issue. E-mail subs only, in email
body or attached in ASCII or .rtf format. Reprints & sim-subs OK,
if informed. Reply Time: 3 weeks+. Ty Drago, Editor
Needs: Mainstream fiction. Wants good imagery in story. Themes and
deadlines on site.
Pays: $10-$50 for one time rights.
Submit sub at website.
Jen Bergmark, Fiction Editor email@example.com
Needs: Humorous Science Fiction and Fantasy to 5280 words. Story must make
Pays: $5 per story
Send submission to editor Mark Rapacioli at firstname.lastname@example.org
Pulp Eternity Online
Needs SF, Fantasy, Horror, to 3000 words. Likes stories with a strong sense
Pays $.05 a word. RT 30 days.
Send Email subs to email@example.com. in the
body of email only.
Or send complete manuscript to
Steve Algieri, Editor
Pulp Eternity Online, PO Box 930068,
Norcross, GA 30003.
CURRENTLY ON HIATUS. CHECK WEBSITE FOR UPDATES.
Needs: Vampire, Fantasy, Science Fiction, 1,000 to 10,000 words
Pays: $5 for stories less than 5,000 words, $10 between 5-10,000 words
Send submission to editor Doyle Eldon Wilmoth, Jr. at firstname.lastname@example.org
Check website for reading periods.
Weekly webzine. SF/F. Buys over 50 freelance articles/year. Pays 1¢/word
(Canadian) for First World Electronic Rights, up to 5000 words. E-mail
subs OK. Sim-subs & reprints OK, if informed. Encourages new writers.
GL for SASE. Reply Time: up to 3 weeks. Rigel D. Chiokis, Editor, c/o
London Application Solutions Inc., 148 York Street, London, Ontario N6A
1A9E-mail: email@example.com (ON HIATUS)
Needs: Speculative fiction, all genres.
Pays: 4 cents/word, Articles - $25/piece, Reviews - $20/piece Send submission
to proper editor at firstname.lastname@example.org in body of the email.
3 A.M. Publishing
Quarterly webzine. Pays 50/50 profit share to stories that attract high
traffic. 2000-20000 words. Looking for fiction geared towards Generation
X. No sex or strong violence. No elves, wizards, goblins, vampires. Send
mss. & disk (MSWord format) for snailmail subs. Query for e-mail subs.
Reply Time: 30 days. Kenny Wilson, Editor; 3 A.M. Publishing, PMB #118,
218 Main Street, Kirkland, WA 98033 USA; tel: (206) 610-7341
E-mail (query first for e-mail subs): email@example.com
The Tales' Realm
Needs: SF/Fantasy, 1000-10000 words. Query for longer. No porn, child
abuse or graphic torture. Encourages new writers.
Pays $.0025 a word, $.001 for reprints, for First North American Serial
Send sub to Dengar@prodigy.net in body of E-mail
or as an attachment.
Monthly webzine. Horror. Pays $.005 a word for 1 month's First Universal
Web Rights. To 3000 words. No pornography, child abuse or child endangerment.
E-subs only, in email body or attached as RTF, or MSWord (Vers. 6 or higher).
Subject line: "Submission - 'story title' ". Reprints if informed &
multi-subs OK. No sim-subs. Reply Time: 10-20 days. Gary W. Conner, Editor
E-mail (queries): firstname.lastname@example.org
Needs: All genres to 500 words. Pays: 3-10 cents/word Submissions to editor
Mark Budman at email@example.com
The Worlds of Fantasy
Monthly webzine. SF/F/H. Pays $10 for One-time First Worldwide Electronic
Rights. 1000-12000 words. Posts 1 new story per month. See themes &
reading periods. No Fan Fiction. No porn. No profanity. No child abuse
stories. No gore. Monthly themes - see website. E-mail subs only, in email
body only, subject line: "Featured Fiction." Covering note optional. Denote
italics ***so***. No reprints. Doyle Eldon Wilmoth, Jr., Editor.
Themes and reading periods - see website.
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